No. I just had a bad dream.
A single bad bit of data.
Howie's not a bad guy.
When you want a baby so bad, the first morning of sickness is a blessing.
He said they called him a bad name.
Being alone didn't seem so bad to me after all.
Did something bad happen yesterday?
I know, and I feel bad about that.
I feel bad about that.
Tell me truly, do you think me as bad as that?
He's not bad! low voices could be heard saying.
You're as bad as he is!
The bad news, I guess.
Do not read bad books, they will make you bad.
"My breath is bad," she said, squirming in his arms.
And second, people are really bad at connecting cause and effect in their lives when it comes to things like this.
After thinking a moment she said, "My eyes are bad!" then she changed it into "My eyes are sick!"
It's a bad business, eh?
And you offer me negotiations when I have expended millions, when you are in alliance with England, and when your position is a bad one.
I made a really bad mistake and I don't know what to do.
I know; I'm acting like a fool but it's been a bad day... week... month.
"It wouldn't be so bad," remarked the Wizard, gazing around him, "if we were obliged to live here always.
Monarchy is not inherently bad, and there have been fine kings and queens in history.
I have no doubt that time discriminates between the good and the bad; and when at last I shall plant, I shall be less likely to be disappointed.
He sought in himself either remorse for having angered his father or regret at leaving home for the first time in his life on bad terms with him, and was horrified to find neither.
In the hall she met her father, who had returned with bad news.
Why is it good when you adopt a baby that isn't yours, but bad if it's yours and you don't give birth to it?
I guess it was storming so bad that they didn't see or hear the train.
You don't seem to be doing too bad – in either department.
Well, if you want to go that bad, then go.
Because he wanted to make me look bad in your eyes.
No wonder the cavalry wanted you bad enough to pay you twice what they thought Pete might pay.
It's too bad he's convinced it's your tests that cause the visions.
"There's one less bad guy, Howie," I said, "Thanks to you."
Howie is a very good guy who helps catch the bad ones.
"What will the punishment be, Mr. Johnson?" asked a bold, bad boy.
It is bad in that it allows a few to harm the many.
What is bad, Father?
She only felt herself again completely borne away into this strange senseless world--so remote from her old world--a world in which it was impossible to know what was good or bad, reasonable or senseless.
His health had to be bad for his place to be taken away and given to another.
He wasn't the one who gave me a bad name.
Now that wasn't so bad, was it?
Maybe he didn't realize how bad it was.
It wasn't bad enough she had to pitch her cookies in front of him, now she was going to cry.
Bad as the situation was, she still couldn't stand the thought of leaving the ranch.
Don't you know how bad that hurt?
Bad guys were everywhere and children running away.
Ronnie doesn't know any of those people and he keeps saying I should step up to the plate, like it's the least I could do 'cause he already tolerates me like a bad case of hemorrhoids.
But a funny thing; the milk doesn't smell bad and everything still feels cold.
As bad luck would have it, Mr. Randolph took the wrong road.
Bad science fiction plots, speculating on futures which could not really happen, are the worst examples of this.
First, it is only useful for factors that are immediately bad for you, not factors that will kill you in ten years.
If, on the other hand, they want self-sufficiency in agriculture, then farm subsidies in other countries are bad for them.
Although there was cultural opposition in India to Borlaug's methods and seeds, the famine was so bad by 1965 that the government stepped in and urged the project forward.
In the early years of her education she had only good things to read; some were, indeed, trivial and not excellent in style, but not one was positively bad in manner or substance.
Mine was, as it were, the connecting link between wild and cultivated fields; as some states are civilized, and others half-civilized, and others savage or barbarous, so my field was, though not in a bad sense, a half-cultivated field.
It is not so bad as you are.
"Don't call him bad!" said Natasha.
Is it something very bad for me?
That covers a lot of bad guys.
If his experiences and observations hadn't led him to the concepts, SMALL, LARGE, GOOD, BAD, SWEET, SOUR, he would have nothing to attach the word-tags to.
Well, Michael Ivanovich, our Bonaparte will be having a bad time of it.
However, I think the regiment is not a bad one, eh?
Looking at their boots he several times shook his head sadly, pointing them out to the Austrian general with an expression which seemed to say that he was not blaming anyone, but could not help noticing what a bad state of things it was.
That puts the court in too bad a light, replied Bilibin.
It's a bad lookout, old fellow!
"Can something bad have happened to me?" he wondered as he got up: and at that moment he felt that something superfluous was hanging on his benumbed left arm.
I don't know where... such bad luck!
How and when this would be he did not know, he did not even know if it would be a good thing (he even felt, he knew not why, that it would be a bad thing), but he knew it would happen.
She never was abashed and is not abashed now, so she cannot be a bad woman!
Whether he was in a bad temper because Prince Vasili was coming, or whether his being in a bad temper made him specially annoyed at Prince Vasili's visit, he was in a bad temper, and in the morning Tikhon had already advised the architect not to go to the prince with his report.
The little princess was not unwell, but had such an overpowering fear of the prince that, hearing he was in a bad humor, she had decided not to appear.
He would say a lot of pleasant things, ask you to dinner" ("That would not be bad as regards the unwritten code," thought Boris), "but nothing more would come of it.
Better die a thousand times than risk receiving an unkind look or bad opinion from him, Rostov decided; and sorrowfully and with a heart full despair he rode away, continually looking back at the Tsar, who still remained in the same attitude of indecision.
The Moscovites felt that something was wrong and that to discuss the bad news was difficult, and so it was best to be silent.
"I know people consider me a bad man!" he said.
Don't you wecollect what bad use I made of your lessons?
It is good for me, bad for another traveler, and for himself it's unavoidable, because he needs money for food; the man said an officer had once given him a thrashing for letting a private traveler have the courier horses.
"Your joke is too bad, it's witty but unjust," said Anna Pavlovna, shaking her little shriveled finger at him.
We civilians, as you know, have a very bad way of deciding whether a battle was won or lost.
The latter began to feel that it was in bad taste to speak of his enthusiasms, dreams, and hopes of happiness or goodness, in Prince Andrew's presence.
No, to kill a man is bad--wrong.
"And who has told you what is bad for another man?" he asked.
We all know what is bad for ourselves.
He needs activity, and this quiet regular life is very bad for him.
In the regiment, everything was definite: who was lieutenant, who captain, who was a good fellow, who a bad one, and most of all, who was a comrade.
You know the auditor told you it was a bad business.
"Well, let it be bad," said Denisov.
I've come at a bad time I think.
I told him everything as best I could, and told him what I had proposed to our Petersburg lodge, of the bad reception I had encountered, and of my rupture with the Brothers.
Rostov had become a bluff, good-natured fellow, whom his Moscow acquaintances would have considered rather bad form, but who was liked and respected by his comrades, subordinates, and superiors, and was well contented with his life.
The count was so weak, and trusted Mitenka so much, and was so good-natured, that everybody took advantage of him and things were going from bad to worse.
What was new in them was a certain uneasiness and occasional discord, which there used not to be, and which, as Nicholas soon found out, was due to the bad state of their affairs.
But the countess would not agree to his going; he had had a bad leg all these last days.
It depends on what you hear; hammering and knocking--that's bad; but a sound of shifting grain is good and one sometimes hears that, too.
Incidents were related evidently confirming the opinion that everything was going from bad to worse, but whether telling a story or giving an opinion the speaker always stopped, or was stopped, at the point beyond which his criticism might touch the sovereign himself.
"They are all alike!" he said to himself, reflecting that he was not the only man unfortunate enough to be tied to a bad woman.
Pierre did not know how to refer to Anatole and flushed at the thought of him--"did you love that bad man?"
Armfeldt says our army is cut in half, and Paulucci says we have got the French army between two fires; Michaud says that the worthlessness of the Drissa camp lies in having the river behind it, and Pfuel says that is what constitutes its strength; Toll proposes one plan, Armfeldt another, and they are all good and all bad, and the advantages of any suggestions can be seen only at the moment of trial.
If the thought that things looked bad chanced to enter anyone's head, he tried to be as cheerful as befits a good soldier and not to think of the general trend of affairs, but only of the task nearest to hand.
He looked at Natasha with sorrow and surprise as at a bad likeness of a person once dear.
Well, what business is it of mine what goes on there-- whether Arakcheev is bad, and all that?
It was neither good nor bad in her mind back then - it simply was.
It was bad enough that his actions warranted her decision to leave, but now she actually feared him.
For the rabbit, it was a bad day.
Whether that was a good or bad thing she couldn't guess, and she didn't have time to ask.
All that wasn't bad enough, but she had to drag up that old rumor – and I thought you believed it.
Too bad you couldn't pick where your dream would take you.
"It's too bad it didn't keep going," Betsy said as Martha returned.
We plodded our way through dinner but the disappointment of the bad news phone call weighted on everyone's mind.
"It's too bad to we're closing down this dream business after you decided to delve into it" I told Howie.
It was bad timing with Quinn wrapping up his project.
"Do you want the good news or the bad news," he pronounced.
What I have to say isn't as bad as a week ago.
Martha had asked to come in late as baby Clair had a bad night.
She wrote about some stuff she heard him say in his sleep; stuff about bad guys who stole kids.
But I've just had the bad luck to come out of the sky, skip the solid earth, and land lower down than I intended.
But I have met with such bad luck that I am forced to sell them.
You can know everything in the world and still make bad decisions.
They allow for easy return of merchandise that doesn't meet my expectations, decreasing my fear of making a bad purchasing decision.
With the rapid flow of information about businesses and their products, along with the ease of "checking up" on a vendor, good businesses will get more business and push out the bad ones.
One bad plague or invading horde would leave pretty much everyone starving.
So our ability to find cause and effect in that—and to really discern fact from fallacy, what's good from what's bad for us—is highly suspect.
Cheap food is great for the poor but bad for the poor farmer.
Nancy was a bad child when I went to Memphis she cried loud, I whipped her with a stick.
A great deal of the trouble that is in the world is medicine which is very bad to take, but which it is good to take because it makes us better.
The greater part of what my neighbors call good I believe in my soul to be bad, and if I repent of anything, it is very likely to be my good behavior.
There is no odor so bad as that which arises from goodness tainted.
He is in such bad health, and now this vexation about his son is enough to kill him!
"Not at all bad!" he thought, examining her, "not at all bad, that little companion!
In the hospitals, death was so certain that soldiers suffering from fever, or the swelling that came from bad food, preferred to remain on duty, and hardly able to drag their legs went to the front rather than to the hospitals.
I will never let anyone say anything bad of Sonya, for there is nothing but good in her.
Pierre looked at Rostopchin with naive astonishment, not understanding why he should be disturbed by the bad composition of the Note.
"I hear that their affairs are in a very bad way," said Julie.
When Scherbinin came galloping from the left flank with news that the French had captured the fleches and the village of Semenovsk, Kutuzov, guessing by the sounds of the battle and by Scherbinin's looks that the news was bad, rose as if to stretch his legs and, taking Scherbinin's arm, led him aside.
"My head, be it good or bad, must depend on itself," said he, rising from the bench, and he rode to Fili where his carriages were waiting.
An ax will be useful, a hunting spear not bad, but a three-pronged fork will be best of all: a Frenchman is no heavier than a sheaf of rye.
You know Sonya has nothing and you yourself say your Papa's affairs are in a very bad way.
"Put that down, that's bad... very bad," sternly remarked the general with the white mustache and red flushed face.
A woman with a baby, and not bad-looking either!
Whether the preservation of my father's house in Moscow, or the glory of the Russian arms, or the prosperity of the Petersburg and other universities, or the freedom of Poland or the greatness of Russia, or the balance of power in Europe, or a certain kind of European culture called "progress" appear to me to be good or bad, I must admit that besides these things the action of every historic character has other more general purposes inaccessible to me.
At first he watched the serfs, trying to understand their aims and what they considered good and bad, and only pretended to direct them and give orders while in reality learning from them their methods, their manner of speech, and their judgment of what was good and bad.
He felt the good and bad within himself inextricably mingled and overlapping.
The whole truth didn't sound nearly as bad as part of the conversation.
The x-rays were conclusive and indicated a bad infection in the lower lobe of one lung.
When the doctor arrived, he had more bad news.
He said he felt bad about it, but conceded that Tessa had been less than honest with him on more than one occasion.
As bad as the wreck was, it could have been worse.
The storm was so bad and there was no warning light.
Surely it couldn't be as bad as Giddon had indicated.
It isn't as bad as it seems.
If your Dad is feeling bad enough to warrant medical attention, he needs to see a doctor, not a nurse.
She was beginning to get a bad feeling.
By the time we were finished it was dark and the sand was blowing so bad we might have got lost, so we stayed in the cave until it let up.
And you, grandfather, were as bad as the rest.
I asked what was the matter, and she spelled: "Viney--bad," and began to slap and kick her with renewed violence.
Give this letter to Michael Ilarionovich. * I have written that he should make use of you in proper places and not keep you long as an adjutant: a bad position!
They all glanced up expectantly as the doctor strode toward them and quietly gave them the bad news.
Maybe a bad piece of information did lead to the deaths of millions.
Yes, I know this sounds like one of those bad infomercials.
He is in a very bad humor, very morose.
"Yes, he is a very, very kind man when he is not under the influence of bad people but of people such as myself," thought she.
It was a foolish thing to say, given the circumstances, but she was up to her eyeballs with this lingering bad mood.
And my affairs are in such a bad way that my position is now a terrible one, continued Anna Mikhaylovna, sadly, dropping her voice.
I have some bad news.
It's just too bad that you're the only one who gets to enjoy them.
It's kind of small, but the rent isn't too bad, and it'll be available by then.